If in India there has been an investment in myth of Mohandas Gandhi as a non-racial icon, in South Africa Gandhi also has his defenders.
On writers, empathy and (black) solidarity politics.
Every time you project terror onto Somalis, remember to ask how we live in Mogadishu.
Why Venezuela’s turmoil and the Khashoggi crisis portend an even darker geopolitics of oil.
Following a series of racist attacks on African students in India, an African student in India wrote this.
I have the privilege to fight, argue or board a plane when I feel like I've had enough. The vast majority of women on the continent do not have that option.
The reality for Africans living in China's 'African City' contrast greatly with the way their governments and China's leaders interact.
In a heteronormative society like Nigeria, men are entitled to sex with any and all women.
The Africa we want should include guaranteed and well-funded public education provided by its states.
A remembrance for Father's Day.
Living in the city that hosted the 1884 conference where Western powers divided up Africa for themselves
Professor Sampie Terreblanche, who passed away at 84 on February 17, 2018, was one of South Africa's foremost political economists.
The elite compromise of the early 1990s emphatically excluded the possibility of a comprehensive redistribution policy.
It has been an emotional few weeks: I lived through a not coup d’etat…
One of the unintended consequences of the angry reactions to the slave auctions in Libya, is
In Nigeria, there is a critical mass of scientific, medical and public health expertise – from managing medical crises, natural disasters and the health-related fallouts of economic breakdown.
Why do so many Western Leftists feel the need to defend a counter-revolutionary, kleptocratic despot like
Sam Nujoma (born in 1929) was the first president of Namibia’s liberation movement, the South West
“The sun never sets on the British empire.” The saying, commonly associated with the poet of
Memories of the past is what makes us evaluate the present, as we plan for tomorrow